A centenarian who dedicated much of her life to supporting rescue donkeys was left stunned when an ass and turned up to her 100th birthday party. See CENTRE PRESS story CPASS. Marjorie Norton was celebrating the milestone event surrounded by family and friends who had set up a special garden party for her. The pensioner, known to her loved ones as Babs, has had a soft spot for donkeys since she was a child and sponsored the animals during her retirement. But she was left stunned when a donkey came galloping into her garden party on Saturday afternoon while she was sipping some bubbly. And tennis fan Babs' special birthday was topped off two days later with some shortbread made by Andy Murray's gran who visited her care home together with the star's mum Judy Murray.